FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2018: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : CASCADIA Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-01-02 - 2018-05-19
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V411000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-13 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-15 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-21
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-775
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 18105
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may not been properly tightened, potentially resulting in the caliper detaching.
Consequence:
      If the calipers detach, there would be reduced braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake caliper mounting bolts, tightening them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on August 13, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-775.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.